Florida International’s Aramis Garcia batted in three runs on Sunday to help the Panthers to a 7-1 victory over Arkansas-Little Rock.
After the firing of head coach Mario Cristobal and hiring of former Illinois head coach Ron Turner, FIU seemed to be heading towards rock bottom. Wednesday, the school continued that slide.
When Florida International University Athletic Director Pete Garcia fired head football coach Mario Cristobal, he said he wanted a big name hire to take over the program. Late Thursday night, word leaked out who the “big” name is that Garcia selected.
The Florida International University Panthers will not be going bowling this season if they can’t win out the rest of their schedule. The mission will start in Troy against the Trojans on Saturday.
Not much has gone right for the Florida International University Panthers in 2012. Despite returning nearly the entire defense, the Panthers are just 1-5 and 0-2 in the Sun Belt Conference heading into Saturday’s game with the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders.
The Florida International Panthers are struggling in 2012 and now must go on the road to face a University of Louisiana team more than ready to send FIU back to Miami with its proverbial tail between its legs.
Last season, Florida International marched into Louisville and pulled out an impressive upset victory over a BCS conference team. This year, FIU is struggling on both sides of the ball and Louisville is coming to Miami looking for revenge.
When Florida International University and the University of Central Florida met last year, FIU pounded the UCF offensive line for six sacks and escaped with a 17-10 victory. This year, UCF is looking for revenge.
When the 2012 NFL Draft commences on Thursday night, it’s possible viewers may see something that hasn’t happened since 1980.
For the first time in the history of Miami Marlins Park, a baseball game will be held at the stadium.